"Which is why my mistress has left the city, because her love for my kind is too great. But what of you, Prince? You claim you love me but will not say the words about my kind. You cannot truly love me unless you love each and every bit of me. You cannot love me if you will not stand against the injustice of my people."
Kids today have it easy with X Factor and Britain's Got Talent. Anyone who watched Fame will remember the timeless and blunt truths that teacher Lydia shared with her legwarmered young dancers: "Fame costs – and right here's where you start paying."